Smith & Wesson semi-automatic pistol and picture of a gunwriter

Fightin' Iron: The Smith & Wesson Model 39 Handgun

When he made the point, my buddy was speaking from a position of strength. Chuck Karwan—West Point graduate, champion heavyweight wrestler, combat platoon leader, Green Beret, outdoorsman, gunwriter—was a bear of a guy. He had an encyclopedic knowledge of firearms of all sorts. Karwan was particularly fond of digging into the development of handguns; sights, systems, breeching, etc.; from Paterson to present.

Review: Browning 1911-380 Black Label Pro American Flag

I’m a believer in the old expression “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” Browning apparently believes in it, too, because its newest downsized Black Label 1911 makes a fantastic first impression.

First Look: Otis AR Elite Range Box

Otis Technology is known for its firearms cleaning products and accessories, and now the company is rolling out a new addition to its cleaning kit line up, the AR Elite Range Box.

Review: Beretta 21A Bobcat Covert

Beretta’s familiar pocket rimfire has been updated with a slightly different look.

Review: Sentry Solutions Tuf-Glide Dry Lubricant Products

Cleaning a firearm and keeping it lubricated doesn't have to be an onerous task, thanks to products like Sentry Solutions' Tuf-Glide dry lubricant products.

First Shots: Diamondback DBX57 in 5.7x28 mm

Diamondback's DBX57 is a hot new pistol chambered in 5.7x28 mm and weighing in at just 3 pounds.

First Look: Browning Black Label Pro American Flag 1911 in .380 ACP

Now Browning is adding another new Model 1911-380 to their ranks, the Black Label Pro American Flag model.

First Look: Otis Professional Pistol Cleaning Kit

Otis is introducing the Professional Pistol Cleaning Kit, a new addition to their family of cleaning kits geared toward pistol shooters.

Essential Gear for the New Gun Owner

Having the following gear can keep your guns clean and in working order.

First Look: Volquartsen Mamba-X Pistol

For competition shooters looking for something extra in the .22 LR world, Volquartsen has introduced the Black Mamba-X pistol with some impressive features to gain fractions of a second in competitions.

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